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Some of the INDEX: Design To Improve Life finalists will look familiar

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 02, 2017 01:06 AM
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The big Danish design competition really has similar goals to TreeHugger: to promote good green design that makes the world [...]

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Katerra is shaking up the construction industry, literally and figuratively

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 02, 2017 01:06 AM
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They just earthquake tested their new Cross-Laminated Timber building [...]

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Banning fossil fuelled cars isn't enough; we have to rethink our transportation system

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 02, 2017 01:06 AM
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The UK and France have banned the sale of gas and diesel powered cars by 2040, but it is too little, too [...]

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Honolulu bans pedestrians from “distracted walking.”

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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More pedestrians are getting killed in the roads. Are their phones really the [...]

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Do you live in a City of Smiles?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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Planner Brent Toderian is collecting images, and they are [...]

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London's Walkie Talkie is sold to Hong Kong soy sauce maker for 1.3 billion pounds

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Aug 01, 2017 01:06 AM
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And why is this on TreeHugger? Because there are so many stories to tell about this [...]

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graffiti walk: Oakland, California

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jul 31, 2017 01:06 AM
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Had an hour to burn on the way to the Oakland Airporta few weeks ago, so I stopped in downtown to see what they had wallwise. Turns out they have a lot! My first Google hit was a mural about water conservation (no joke!). Figuring that there would be [...]

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Should New York have separated lanes for self driving cars?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 28, 2017 01:06 AM
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We have seen this Loopy idea [...]

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The BatBnB is the perfect tiny home for your bug-eating guests

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 28, 2017 01:06 AM
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Tiny houses aren't just for people; bats can be comfy and warm in them [...]

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Should Police be allowed to block bike lanes?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jul 28, 2017 01:06 AM
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The issue seems to cause outrage on both sides of the bike divide just about [...]

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